I’m not vouching for his sources but if anyone in the ‘sphere would have reliable inside info, it’s Rusty. He doesn’t answer Roggio’s question from a few weeks as to why AQ wouldn’t advertise this far and wide if it’s true, but the rumor has been circulating ever since the airstrike on al-Libi last month and he is claiming independent corroboration.

Not the way I would have wanted our degenerate friend to go, but “too many body parts” does have a, shall we say, ring to it. Here’s hoping.